truckman

noun
truck·​man | \ ˈtrək-mən How to pronounce truckman (audio) \

Definition of truckman

2 : a member of a fire department unit that operates a hook and ladder truck

First Known Use of truckman

1787, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Truckman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/truckman. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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